Company Press Releases

Kakula Copper Mine Underground Development Now 4.7 Kilometres Ahead of Schedule; More than 15.4 Kilometres Now Complete

2020-06-03 / @newsfile

 Fifth consecutive monthly development record set in May, with 1,868 metres achievedFabrication of ball mills and other key equipment for Kakula's first phase, 3.8-million-tonne-per-annum processing plant is nearing completion and shipment to site has begun Approximately 100 truck loads...Read More

Copper Ore Grading 8% Currently Being Mined and Stockpiled at the Kakula Mine, with Underground Development Approximately 4.4 Kilometres Ahead of Schedule

2020-05-13 / @newsfile

Early implementation of extraordinary COVID-19 prevention measures has allowed development of the flagship Kakula Copper Mine in D.R. Congo to continue uninterrupted; initial production on track for third quarter of 2021Management and corporate optimization targets company-wide cash savings of up to...Read More

Management and Corporate Optimization Targets Company-wide Cash Savings of up to US$75 Million to Strengthen Its Treasury of Approximately US$600 Million

2020-04-27 / @newsfile

Third consecutive monthly underground development record of 1.7 kilometres achieved at the Kakula Copper Mine; development now approximately 4.2 kilometres ahead of scheduleCopper ore grading 8% being mined and stockpiled at the flagship Kamoa-Kakula Copper ProjectKolwezi, Democ...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Implements Extraordinary Measures to Safeguard Its People and Mitigate the Impact of COVID-19 on Its Mine Development Operations

2020-04-02 / @newsfile

Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project significantly enhances its on-site medical team and facilities, under the supervision of a world-leading infectious disease specialistOperational continuity at the Kakula Mine as excellent progress on undergro...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Files an Updated NI 43-101 Technical Report for the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project

2020-03-27 / @newsfile

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - March 27, 2020) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) announced today that, further to its news release of February 5, 2020, the company has filed an updated National Instrument 43-101 (NI 43-101) technical report covering an independently-verified, updated Mi...Read More

Company Veteran Marna Cloete Promoted to the Role of President of Ivanhoe Mines

2020-03-11 / @newsfile

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - March 11, 2020) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) Co-Chairs Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun announced that the company has promoted its Chief Financial Officer, Marna Cloete, to the position of President effective today, in addition to her existing...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Issues 2019 Full-Year Results and Review of Mine Construction Progress and Exploration Activities

2020-03-09 / @newsfile

Excellent development progress being made at the high-grade Kakula Copper Mine in D.R. Congo, with initial production on track for third quarter of 2021February 2020 Independent Resource Estimate boosts the combined Kamoa-Kakula Project Indicated Mineral Resources to 1.4 billion tonnes gra...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Announces That More than 8 Kilometres of Underground Development Has Been Completed at the High-grade Kakula Mine, Approximately 1.7 Kilometres Ahead of Schedule

2020-02-24 / @newsfile

On pace for new monthly development record of more than 1.3 kilometres in FebruaryConstruction of the first phase, 3.8-million-tonne-per-annum, copper processing plant at the Kakula Mine is rapidly advancing and remains on track for initial production in Q3 2021First loads of equipment for Kakula...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Reports That a Contractor's Employee Passed Away Due to Complications from a Broken Bone Incurred in a Workplace Accident at the Kamoa-Kakula Project

2020-02-07 / @newsfile

Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - February 7, 2020) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) deeply regrets to report that a contractor's employee passed away yesterday due to fat embolism syndrome causing severe brain damage following a broken bone incurred in a workplace ac...Read More

Updated independently verified Indicated Mineral Resource again increases the Kamoa Copper Discovery to 256 million tonnes grading 4.15% copper, at a 3% cut-off

2020-02-05 / @newsfile

Combined Kamoa-Kakula Project Indicated Mineral Resource now stands at 423 million tonnes grading 4.68% copper, at a 3% cut-off Combined Kamoa-Kakula Project Indicated Mineral Resource now stands at 1.4 billion tonnes grading 2.7% copper, at a 1% cut-off Initial Indicated Mineral Resource estimate f...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines: Surging Palladium and Rhodium Prices Propel Platreef's 'Metals-Price Basket' to a New High

2020-01-14 / @newsfile

Spot price of palladium hits an all-time high of more than US$2,100 an ounce, while the price of rhodium hits a ten-year high of US$8,200 an ounceIndependent feasibility study underway on a smaller-scale, lower-capital-cost mine development plan to accelerate initial production by u...Read More

CITIC Files Early Warning Report

2019-12-04 / @newsfile

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - December 4, 2019) - CITIC Metal Africa Investments Limited ("CITIC") announces the following transaction.CITIC has sold an aggregate of 35,752,011 Class A common shares (the "Shares") of Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. ("Ivanhoe Mines") (representing approximately 3% of the is...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines' Senior Management Meet with Top DRC Government Officials to Provide Updates on Development Progress at the Kamoa-Kakula and Kipushi Projects

2019-11-25 / @newsfile

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - November 25, 2019) - Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun, Co-Chairmen of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF), announced today that senior members of Ivanhoe Mines' management team met with high-ranking government officials in Kin...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Issues Third Quarter Financial Results and Review of Mine Development and Exploration Activities

2019-11-08 / @newsfile

Ivanhoe and Zijin Mining have made excellent progress developing the Kakula Copper Mine in D.R. Congo, with initial production on track for Q3 2021Capacity of Kakula's processing plant modules increased by 26%, from 3.0 Mtpa to 3.8 Mtpa each, significantly boosting projected early-stage copper produ...Read More

Ivanhoe's Mark Farren appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Joint Venture

2019-10-08 / @newsfile

Ivanhoe and Zijin install a stand-alone executive team to take Kamoa-Kakula to commercial production Louis Watum, Ivanhoe's DRC country manager, appointed President of the Board of Directors of Kamoa Copper SA and expands his role Senior Zijin Chief Operating Officer and three Congolese nati...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Reports Fatality at the Kamoa-Kakula Project

2019-09-24 / @newsfile

Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - September 24, 2019) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) deeply regrets to report that a fatal accident involving a contractor's employee occurred today at the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).The acci...Read More

Robert Friedland Files Early Warning Report

2019-09-12 / @newsfile

Singapore, Singapore--(Newsfile Corp. - September 11, 2019) - This news release is issued by Robert M. Friedland pursuant to the early warning requirements of Canada's National Instrument 62-104 and National Instrument 62-103 with respect to class A common shares ("common shares") of Ivanhoe Mines L...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines: Kakula Underground Mine Development Has Reached the Edge of the High-Grade Ore as Mining Advances Toward Zones in Excess of 8% Copper

2019-09-09 / @newsfile

Mine surpasses 16 million hours, or more than 7.5 years, worked without a lost-time injuryMine and processing plant construction progressing well - On track for first copper concentrate production in Q3 2021Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - September 8, 2019) - Ro...Read More

Drilling Intersects the Highest-Grade Intersection Ever Drilled at Ivanhoe Mines' Kamoa-Kakula Project, with an Estimated Grade of 18.0% Copper Over 18.86 metres, at a 2% Cut Off

2019-08-19 / @newsfile

Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - August 18, 2019) - Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun, Co-Chairmen of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF), announced today that drilling in the central part of the Kamoa North Bonanza Zone has returned another visually spectacular int...Read More

Ivanhoe Mines Completes Strategic Equity Investment of C$612 Million (US$459 million) from China-Based CITIC Metal

2019-08-16 / @newsfile

Beijing, China--(Newsfile Corp. - August 16, 2019) - Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun, Co-Chairmen of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF), today announced the completion of the second major strategic equity investment totalling C$612 million (approximately US$459 million) in Ivanhoe Mine...Read More